Amazon’s ‘12 Days Of Deals’ 2016: Complete Daily Schedule For Christmas Sales Includes Xbox, PS4 Video Games, Electronics, Stocking Stuffers & More

The countdown to Christmas is on! Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be officially behind us, but the holiday shopping season is in full force. With only 18 days left until Christmas Eve arrives, it is time to get that shopping list completed. With online shopping hitting an all-time high this year, Amazon is continuing their sales as they are now running their annual "12 Days of Deals" event.

Today, and running right through December 15, Amazon has great deals on several popular Christmas gift ideas that include Amazon Fire bundle deals, Amazon Echo and Dot, and several 50 percent off sales on popular DVDs, video games, sports apparel, electronics and tons more.

According to a Network World report, the 12 Days of Christmas Deals officially kicked off Sunday, December 4, and will run through December 15. Amazon will be offering daily discounts on loads of products, with each day focusing on a different theme.

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The Amazon Echo is one of the most popular gifts this holiday season. [Image by Ethan Miller/Getty Images]

Interested in getting some great gifts without having to leave your home? Then these deals are well worth checking out. Best of all, when you shop the Amazon "12 Days of Deals" sales event, you are guaranteed to get your merchandise before Christmas. That is what people refer to as a "win-win" situation.

If you are one of the fortunate ones who have already finished your Christmas shopping early, then maybe you can take advantage of these great markdowns Amazon will be running over the next 10 days to buy something for one of the most important people in your life – yourself! After all, you have to spoil yourself sometime, so why not pick up a few stocking stuffers just for you?

However, if you are like most of us, you still have friends and family to buy for. Luckily, Amazon has laid out their complete schedule of daily deals which should make it very easy for shoppers to know when they can search for the best prices and pick up that special gift they have in mind.

Today, December 6, Amazon is featuring discounts on home and kitchen apparel. "Brunch Friends" is the theme and it features many reduced prices on hundreds of products that are always a need for the homemaker. Some great examples include 50-80 percent off of various kindle cookbooks, up to 30 percent off of kitchen rugs, and half off coffee mugs, including the popular "Best Papa Ever Mug," which is always a big seller at the holidays.

If you are in the market for a new food mixer, Amazon has various types listed at near 40 percent off the regular price. From hand mixers to stand or professionals varieties, right now is a great time to purchase one. A great example is the KitchenAid KL26M1XER Professional 6-Qt. Bowl-Lift Stand Mixer. Regularly priced at $549.99, it is now listed at $288.92, a savings of 47 percent.

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Board games, including everything Star Wars, are flying off the shelves. [Image by Kena Betancur/Getty Images]

If you are in the market for a new PC or video games, tomorrow Amazon will specialize in that category with hundreds of games and devices marked down form 35-60 percent.

Of course, let's not forget about man's best friend. Millions of people are proud pet owners and to them they aren't just like family – they are family. Amazon salutes our animals by having a special day of deals dedicated to our furry friends on December 14.

Below is a look at the daily schedule for Amazon's "12 Days of Deals." Remember, there are only 18 shopping days left before Santa arrives!

  • December 6: Home and Kitchen
  • December 7: PC and Video Games
  • December 8: Fashion and Beauty
  • December 9: Tools and Home Improvement
  • December 10: Luggage and Travel Accessories
  • December 11: Sports and Outdoor Gear
  • December 12: Electronics and Amazon Devices
  • December 13: Crafts, Cameras and More
  • December 14: Pet Supplies and Treats
  • December 15: Stocking Stuffers
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